Archive for the ‘Easter’ Category

Easter Popcorn with Candy Melts Candy, Marshmallows and Sprinkles: Bunny Tails Popcorn Mix from Framed Frosting

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Bunny Tails Popcorn Mix by Framed Frosting

I’m amazed that college student and Sweet Treat Team Ambassador Danielle Doerr of Framed Frosting makes time to whip up some cool treats for herself! She’s studying, of course, and working two part-time jobs, and still has the energy and enthusiasm to invent Bunny Tails Popcorn Mix using Wilton Candy Melts candy and Easter Mix Sprinkles. When I was in college, I would have been lucky to get the popcorn popped! But here she is, a student, working two jobs and sharing her love of sweet treats on her blog. (more…)

PEEPS Ears Treat Picks Make Coconut Cupcakes Perfect for Easter

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Easter Cupcakes: Peter Cottontail Chocolate Coconut Cupcakes with PEEPS Easter Bunny Cupcake PicksWaiting on Martha founder Mandy Kellogg Rye and I have two things in common. First, we both hail from the same undergrad institution. (Though, I’m guessing I was living in the dorms the year she arrived in this world.) But, much more importantly, we both think the Easter bunny ears from the Wilton PEEPS Cupcake Combo are irresistible! (more…)

7 Ways to Decorate a Lamb Cake for Easter

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Lamb CakeMaybe you grew up with a lamb cake as the centerpiece of the Easter dessert table. Or, maybe you’ve seen pictures of the little lambies on blogs, Pinterest or Instagram, and your curiosity got the better of you. Either way, let us make the baking and decorating of the lamb cake a little easier for you, with hints and decorating ideas to help you succeed. (more…)

How to Color Easter Eggs to Look Tie-Dyed, Metallic, Ombré or Doodled

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Tie-Dyed Easter Eggs using Icing Colors

It’s Easter, so it’s time to color eggs! But aren’t you past the dye tablets and wire dipper? Make one-of-a-kind Easter eggs using one of these fabulous and (mostly) easy techniques, thanks to Wilton food-safe products, like Wilton Icing Colors, Color Mist food color spray, Pearl Dust edible accents and FoodWriter edible color markers. (more…)

Easter Treats are Sweeter with PEEPS™ and Wilton®

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

While some fans out there will create elaborate dioramas with their PEEPS™, we prefer to just make ours more delicious! Which will you try? Will you dip them in Candy Melts® candy and decorate them with sprinkles? Use the Wilton PEEP™ Silicone Mold to make two-toned gelatin chicks? Or, bake some roll-out cookies using the Wilton PEEPS Cookie Cutter Set and decorate them with sugars or icing? Scroll through the inspiration for ideas for cookies, cupcakes and candy treats this Easter featuring your favorite marshmallow treats!

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Layer on the Fun with Easy-to-Make Easter Treat Pops

Friday, March 29th, 2013

Easter is just around the corner and what better way to get excited for it than baking! I will be visiting my family in Michigan for the holiday and was asked to bring dessert this year. After years of having the same old pies and cookies, I thought it was time to spice it up a bit with Wilton’s new Treat Pops, decorated for the occasion of course. (more…)

Decorate an Easter Cake with a French Twist

Sunday, March 17th, 2013

If you’re looking for an Easter cake that’s inspired by French design, accented with gold detail, and topped with an ornately decorated egg – I have the cake for you. Yes, this cake is like poetry. (more…)

Sweet and Easy Dipped Strawberries

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Strawberries are in season! With our easy instructions, you can make amazing candy-coated strawberries for your next gathering. Candy Melts® candy make it easy to turn strawberries or many of your favorite snacks into beautifully decorated treats. (more…)

Treat Mom to a Delicious Quiche

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

Mother’s Day is a very special day, as it is a day that recognizes the life-long efforts and sacrifices by our mothers. Sometimes this special date is just related to gift giving, but there are many other ways of showing our mothers our gratitude. One of the best ways is by preparing something for them, and what better than a delicious quiche made with her favorite ingredients! (more…)

Create Easter Sugar Eggs With Candy Melts® Candy

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

Have you seen Easter sugar eggs? These beautiful panoramic Easter crafts definitely looked beautiful, but I didn’t think they would taste so good. So, I created mine using delicious Candy Melts® candy. (more…)